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Wouldn’t It Be Nice?

On Sunday night, I watched the movie “Limitless” starring Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro,based on the novel The Dark Fields by Alan Glynn.  The film is about a writer, Eddie Morra (played by Bradley Cooper), who is blocked and … Continue reading

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When Was The Last Time?

Kenneth Atchity once wrote: “One of the first questions I ask when a writer needs help to become productive is, “When is the last time you sat and wrote? Not sat down and stared out of the window, but actually … Continue reading

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How Reliable Are They?

Helen Hanson said: “Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus. Muses are too unreliable to keep on the payroll.”  Have you seen the movie ‘The Muse’ directed by Albert Brooks, and starring Albert Brooks and Sharon Stone? It … Continue reading

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“If they did it, so can you.”

On a yellow post it on my desk I have the following quote:  “If they did it, so can you.” (WD 1996) The caption is from a Writer’s Digest magazine from 1996. I was living and working as a teacher … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Worse

Julia Cameron writes: “Creativity occurs in the moment, and in the moment we are timeless.”  Time! If only I have time! There’s so much I can do! See I have all these ideas in my head; I have all these … Continue reading

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Unseen, Unheard, But Always Near

Lately I have fallen behind in my writing. It not only has to do with the fact that I am busy working but part of me still feels blocked in some self doubt and negative thoughts.   Julia Cameron writes: … Continue reading

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Writing Makes Me Feel Good!

I have a Daily Horoscope App on my phone that I check once in a while, always hoping to hear something positive about my future of course. Yesterday’s reading was no different. It said:  “Something is coming to an end. … Continue reading

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